The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.93% -2.94%
GSM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 90 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.47% 15.25% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 87 57
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,339
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

GSM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Lancashire region.

GSM Salary Trend in Lancashire